Where can I find web developers in the UK?

“Where can I find web developers in the UK?” This is a common question.

So you need a website, right? There are a few directions you can go in finding a website developer. I’ll go through some of them today. Yet, you might ask, what actually is a web developer?

A web developer is the one that will do the technical side of your website. The actual building of your website. A web designer is a person who does the creative side of your website. Making your website appealing. What you want to find is a person or agency that does both. We offer Web Development services that incorporate Web Design, head to our page here:

Yet, where can you find a web developer in the UK?


Upwork is one of, if not the largest freelance sites. With over 12 million registered users offering their skills and services. The website offers a large amount of exposure and access to a huge database of freelancers. 

With Upwork, you would post a job proposal and let freelancers apply to that proposal. On average, you’d get 30-50 job proposals. You would go through all of them and apply a few people to see who you like. There are a few issues with this, it’s a long process and takes time away from you that may be vital. Secondly, even if you find the one you like, start to work with a developer to build your website. There’s no guarantee that you’ll get the result you want. You may even need to stop working with that developer. Then, approach another developer to finish the job.

Diligence Media

At Diligence Media, we offer premium Web Development services for a great price. We don’t overcharge, we charge an affordable price. We’ve always said we would charge a price that reflects our quality of work but also doesn’t take the mick.

We’ve worked with a huge range of clients and have worked with a corporate client valued at £2.7 billion. From coaching websites to barbershops, we’ve had our fair share of varied industries. Our focus is on building you, the client, a responsive yet high-converting website. That is also visually outstanding but also speaks volumes about your brand.

Often Web Developers will focus on the technical side of your website. Yet, we have the experience to also do your design and marketing side. Having started as a Digital marketer in the Web Development space. We’ll set up your email marketing side and do the basics of SEO. What’s SEO? SEO is short for Search Engine Optimisation. Essentially, SEO determines your rank on search engines.

In addition to our Web Development services. We have fantastic Web Hosting services too. This means, when we build your website, we’ll be able to get it online within minutes. With 4 Web Hosting packages, you’ll be able to find the one that fits your needs.

All websites are bespoke to you. We don’t copy and paste designs for a new client, everything is customised for your business. We’re big on transparency. This means if you suggest something but we can’t see it working, we’ll provide a solution.

If you want to work with us, see our services and get in contact with us. Click HERE to find out more.


Fiverr is a freelancing website. That allows freelancers to set their rates according to their skill level. Web Development projects range from £50 to £50,000.

Whilst this is often where a site for smaller gigs. The large clientele Fiverr offers ensures that there is no shortage of contracts.

Yet, it’s very mixed. You may find a developer that charges £10,000 for a website, but the end result is terrible. Or you find someone with less experience, charging £1,000 for a website that does a brilliant job! It’s a mixed bunch.

Click here to find web developers on Fiverr:


PeoplePerHour is another freelance site. However, PeoplePerHour is more focused on the UK audience.

PeoplePerHour is a freelance website like Freelancer and Upwork. Developers of all skill levels can set their own rates based on experience. Yet, what sets them apart from their competitors is their talent contests.

These talent contests allow freelancers to post their projects. With their hourly rates to compete with their peers. Clients usually choose who they want to work with based on these contests.

Click here to find web developers on PeoplePerHour:


LinkedIn is the main social media platform for entrepreneurs, businesses and freelancers. It’s often overlooked as a platform to find freelance work. But it’s actually a great resource hub for freelance web developers to network and gets gigs. Often people think LinkedIn is a network platform, but it’s far more than that.

The website posts freelance web developing contracts very frequently. Users can search for clients and other individuals in their field. Then message them directly.

Stack Overflow

Stack Overflow is a technical forum for programmers and web developers. Who are looking for answers to technical questions. Developers of different skill levels will ask and answer any coding queries you have.

Other than being one of the largest and most trusted developer communities. It’s also a trusted job board. Stack Overflow regularly promotes web development contracts for all skill levels. This will make finding a Web Developer in the UK super easy.


If you feel a freelance-type environment would be better for you, go for it! Yet, if you would prefer to work with a more trustworthy business with an extensive clientele. Who wants the best for you and your company. Choose us. We would love to work with you. Head to our website to find out more!

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